Navy SEAL

 In this Tuesday, July 2, 2019, file photo, Navy Special Operations Chief Edward Gallagher leaves a military court on Naval Base San Diego.
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November 21, 2019 - 10:24 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump insisted Thursday that the Navy “will NOT be taking away Warfighter and Navy Seal Eddie Gallagher’s Trident Pin,” inserting himself into an ongoing legal review of the sailor’s ability to hold onto the pin that designates him a SEAL. The Navy on Wednesday...
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August 01, 2019 - 7:27 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Navy officials said Wednesday they are pulling achievement medals from prosecutors who argued the case against a decorated Navy SEAL who was acquitted in the death of a wounded Islamic State captive after President Donald Trump intervened. Trump tweeted earlier Wednesday that he...
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July 03, 2019 - 1:17 pm
SAN DIEGO (AP) — A Navy SEAL, who was acquitted of killing a wounded Islamic State captive but convicted of posing with the corpse, was sentenced by a military jury Wednesday to a reduction in rank and four months of confinement. A judge, however, credited Special Operations Chief Edward Gallagher...
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July 02, 2019 - 2:32 pm
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Navy SEAL found not guilty of murder and all other counts except for posing with a dead war prisoner in Iraq. BREAKING: Navy Seal Edward Gallagher found innocent on majority of charges https://t.co/9d9DA3kqdw — CBS News 8 (@CBS8) July 2, 2019 A jury on Tuesday will begin the first...
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June 20, 2019 - 12:14 pm
SAN DIEGO — A Navy SEAL called by prosecutors to testify at the murder trial of a decorated comrade dropped a bombshell Thursday when he acknowledged killing a wounded militant in what he described as an act of mercy. Special Operator 1st Class Corey Scott, who got an immunity deal for his...
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June 18, 2019 - 7:08 am
Combat veterans who lost friends and comrades in battle are being questioned as potential jurors in the war-crimes trial of a decorated Navy SEAL. Seven Marines, including one woman who is a major, four sailors and one Navy SEAL were interviewed Monday as jury selection began in the court-martial...
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May 29, 2019 - 7:19 am
Lawyers for a Navy SEAL accused of killing an Islamic State prisoner in Iraq in 2017 want the case thrown out because of alleged prosecutorial misconduct that include withholding evidence and conducting surveillance on the defense. Attorneys for Special Operations Chief Edward Gallagher plan to ask...
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March 31, 2019 - 8:39 am
President Donald Trump said Saturday a Navy SEAL charged with murder in the stabbing of an Iraqi war prisoner will be moved to less restrictive confinement while he awaits trial. Trump said in a tweet that the move was in honor of Special Operations Chief Edward Gallagher's past service to the...
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July 06, 2018 - 9:20 am
MAE SAI, Thailand (CBS NEWS/KNX 1070) -- Thai authorities overseeing the rescue operation for 12 boys and their soccer coach trapped in a flooded cave in the country's north said they have a "limited amount of time" to get them out, as they raced Friday against worsening weather and lowered oxygen...
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